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  • Audio Recording

    Castle Walk

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: 78 rpm, mono, 10 in. | Recorded in 1913. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Victor - Meacham, F. W. - Dabney, [ford] - Europe's Society Orchestra - Europe, James Reese
    • Date: 1913
  • Audio Recording

    Teddy bears' picnic

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:38 | Instrumental (Category). Band (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The ...

    • Contributor: Victor - John W. Bratton - Arthur Pryor's Band
    • Date: 1908-09-14
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    Budweiser's a friend of mine

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:12 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Legacy EDVR data included issues from take 2 which are not referenced on Victor blue history cards. Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Haydn Quartet - Billy Murray - Seymour Furth
    • Date: 1907-11-04
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    America

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:44 | Instrumental (Category). Chimes (Description). An earlier recording, with chimes by Chris Chapman (see B-6730), also was issued as 16160. Also see B-1384. Takes 3-6 noted in Victor ledgers as "tubular chimes." Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Henry Carey
    • Date: 1919-10-29
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    Come take a swim in my ocean

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:52 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Haydn Quartet - Billy Murray - Gus Edwards
    • Date: 1909-06-04
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    Up in my aeroplane

    Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:33 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Haydn Quartet - Gus Edwards
    • Date: 1909-06-29
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    The vacant chair

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:53 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). A later recording by the Shannon Four (see B-22435) also was issued as 16361. Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Haydn Quartet - George F. Root
    • Date: 1909-07-13
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    My old Kentucky home

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:34 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Harry Macdonough - Stephen Collins Foster
    • Date: 1908-12-23
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    Old folks at home

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:13 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Elsie Baker - Stephen Collins Foster - George Rosey
    • Date: 1912-03-04
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    I couldn't hear nobody pray

    Religious. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:50 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Fisk University Jubilee Quartet - John Wesley Work II - J. A. Myers - Noah Walker Ryder - Alfred Garfield King
    • Date: 1909-12-01
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    Little David, play on yo' harp

    Religious. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:51 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Fisk University Jubilee Quartet - John Wesley Work II - J. A. Myers - Noah Walker Ryder - Alfred Garfield King
    • Date: 1909-12-08
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    Swing low, sweet chariot

    Religious. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:00 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Fisk University Jubilee Quartet - John Wesley Work II - J. A. Myers - Noah Walker Ryder - Alfred Garfield King
    • Date: 1909-12-01
  • Audio Recording

    Golden slippers

    Religious. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:43 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Fisk University Jubilee Quartet - John Wesley Work II - J. A. Myers - Noah Walker Ryder - Alfred Garfield King
    • Date: 1909-12-21
  • Audio Recording

    Roll Jordan roll

    Religious. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:43 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Fisk University Jubilee Quartet - John Wesley Work II - J. A. Myers - Noah Walker Ryder - Alfred Garfield King
    • Date: 1909-12-21
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    There is a balm in Gilead

    Religious. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:24 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Fisk University Jubilee Quartet - John Wesley Work II - J. A. Myers - Noah Walker Ryder - Alfred Garfield King
    • Date: 1909-12-09
  • Audio Recording

    Great campmeeting

    Religious. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:37 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Fisk University Jubilee Quartet - John Wesley Work II - J. A. Myers - Noah Walker Ryder - Alfred Garfield King
    • Date: 1909-12-21
  • Audio Recording

    The barn dance

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:33 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Collins and Harlan - Byron G. Harlan - Arthur Collins - Kerry Mills
    • Date: 1910-07-29
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    How Columbus discovered America

    Comedies, Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:48 | Spoken (Category). Monologue, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Murry K. Hill
    • Date: 1911-01-30
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    Alexander's ragtime band

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:03 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Collins and Harlan - Byron G. Harlan - Arthur Collins - Irving Berlin
    • Date: 1911-05-23
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    Waiting down by the Mississippi shore

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:53 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Henry Burr - Albert Campbell - Dave Reed, Jr.
    • Date: 1911-08-01
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    Any place the old flag flies

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:28 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Billy Murray - George M. Cohan
    • Date: 1911-12-15
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    If it wasn't for the Irish and the Jews

    Humorous Songs, Ethnic Characterizations. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:57 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Billy Murray - O. Winkler - Jean Schwartz
    • Date: 1912-02-12
  • Audio Recording

    Texas Tommy swing

    Musical Theater. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:19 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - American Quartet - Billy Murray - John H. Bieling - Steve Porter - William F. Hooley - Sid Brown
    • Date: 1912-03-26
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    The subway glide

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:23 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Walter Van Brunt - Theodore Norman
    • Date: 1912-05-03
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    That aeroplane glide

    Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:45 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal quartet, with orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Peerless Quartet - Harry Israel
    • Date: 1912-05-02